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Scientific name: Filipendula vulgaris    fil-i-pen-du-la vul-gar-is

Common name: Dropwort Meadowsweet

Design Characteristics

Height  24-36"
Spread  24"
Form  -upright clump
 -two tiered
Texture  medium
Flower color  cream/gold
Leaf color  green
Time of bloom  May-June

Horticultural Characteristics

Light
requirement
 full sun-part shade
Soil
requirement
 moist, rich soil
Propagation
method
 division of creeping roots
USDA Hardiness Zone   3-9

Miscellaneous

Peculiarities/Problems   spider mites in dry sites
Uses  -back border
 -filler
Comments  divide every 2-4 years otherwise it will overtake the garden